Love In the Name of Christ of Bedford County
Love in the Name of Christ of Bedford County is a non-profit organization that helps churches help people in need. Love INC is not a welfare program, it's a proven system that changes lives, with a love that transforms. When Church members reach out and mentor to those with needs, lasting relationships are formed with positive results for all involved.
For more information, check out our About Us page.
Our mission is to mobilize the Church to transform lives and communities
In the Name of Christ.
• To identify the existing needs that are not being met in Bedford County area.
• To enable Christian churches and caring individuals to become more aware of these needs.
• To assist Christian churches and their members to find effective ways to respond to these needs.
• To be an effective out-reach ministry resource to area churches.
Volunteer Positions Available
All positions require completion of volunteer application, interview, and training. Information for prospective Board members may be obtained by contacting the Executive Director, Bev Patten at 814.652.0025.
For more information on volunteering, please click here.
Love INC--Work Day this coming Saturday, 7/31 from 8 AM - Noon
o Installation of a man door, 2nd floor gate and hand rail
o Installation of flood vents
o Assess repair needed for attic stairs at Ministry Center and resolve the dampness issue
o Remove items from Ship Container and clean it
o Outside cleanup - Weed eating, removal of small trees along bank, mowing and trimming at all buildings; clean up sand bags from behind trailers in upper parking lot, re-bag sand, run magnet machine to pick up nails, etc. from parking lot, clean up garbage from outside.
o Will need battery/electric/gas-operated equipment. (There is no electric to Hall Building since fire and minimal electric access outside ministry center.)
o Follow up Work Day date - 8/21 - 8 to 12
Please message us that you will help and bring your own tools for the project you will help with.
(More information on our Event's tab at the top of the page)
Check out our Needs List on the bottom of this page. If you can help, please call us!
Ministry Center Needs List:
• Refrigerators (regular size)
• Electric Stoves
• 15 gallon trash bags
• 30 gallon trash bags
• Coffee makers
• Smaller microwaves
• Single beds mattress and box springs
• Open flat bed trailer
Please call into the office if you have any questions.